"NDC MPs will block thieves from becoming Ministers" - Asiedu Nketiah
Asiedu Nketia said the NDC MPs will participate in legislative duties that interest the nation.
The Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has hinted that its MPs will vet ministers designate by Nana Akuffo Addo despite its decision not to recognize him as a president.
The NDC who boycotted the investiture ceremony of Nana Akuffo Addo as president of Ghana on Thursday, 7 January 2021 has already petitioned the apex court to annul the 2020 presidential polls and call on the Electoral Commission to conduct fresh election.
The opposition party believe the just-ended general election was marred with chaos, killings and irregularities, and has since resolved not to recognize Nana Akuffo Addo as a true winner or president, meanwhile, the General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketiah has revealed that the NDC MPs will participate in the upcoming vetting exercise in order to block thieves from becoming ministers.
Speaking at a Press Conference held at NDC Party headquarters in Accra on Friday, 8 January 2020, Mr Asiedu Nketiah opined that: "The vetting is not only meant to approve, it is also meant to block thieves from becoming ministers."
He assured the general public that regardless of NDC stance, its MPs will participate in legislative duties that interest the nation, Adding, “our MPs will not sit unconcern for Nana Akuffo Addo and NPP MPs to pass Agyapa Royalties deal and other irrelevant bills."
Maxwell Attah, Ashanti Regional Correspondent